Old Norse Dictionary - tannari

Meaning of Old Norse word "tannari" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

a, m. a tusk-chisel; hann hafði í hendi kníf, ok hélt á tannara, ok renndi þar af spánu nökkora, Ó. H. 197; ein sylfskeið ok einn tannari, D. N. ii. 627.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚾᚾᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

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Works & Authors cited:

D. N.
Diplomatarium Norvagicum. (J. II.)
Ó. H.
Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
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